Class Action Lawsuit Filed Over Enbrel Shipping Temperature

Two drug providers, an Amgen Inc. subsidiary called Caremark and CVS Health unit, were accused of failing to provide proper procedures to keep Enbrel, a drug used to treat arthritis, at the correct temperature during shipping. Lead plaintiff Edward Bertram filed the… Read More »

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Biomet Metal Hip Lawsuit Alleges Device Failed

A metal hip implant lawsuit has been filed against orthopedic company Biomet LLC by a Virginia woman who allegedly experienced severe and painful side effects after a failed Magnum hip implant. Plaintiff Mary Ann Crampton-Humphreys was implanted with the Biomet metal hip... Read More »

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Ask.com Hit With Wage-Fixing Class Action Lawsuit

Yet another tech company has become embroiled in a wage-fixing class action lawsuit that allegedly spread from Silicon Valley to Hollywood. Ask.com is accused of colluding with Google regarding the hiring process for senior employees. Lead plaintiff Robert Arriaga alleges that a… Read More »

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Eli Lilly Fights Consolidation of Cymbalta Withdrawal Lawsuits

Eli Lilly & Co. is fighting back against a growing number of lawsuits accusing the drug maker of misleading consumers about the severity of Cymbalta withdrawal symptoms. The pharmaceutical giant is attempting to stop a motion by plaintiffs to centralize 28 Cymbalta lawsuits in... Read More »

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Pseudotumor Cerebri May Be Caused By Birth Control Pills

Pseudotumor cerebri, also called intracranial hypertension, is a serious medical condition that can be caused by birth control pills. Pseudotumor cerebri is a condition in which excess cerebrospinal fluid builds up in the skull. This creates raised intracranial pressure, which in turn... Read More »

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ACT Mouthwash Maker Argues Against Class Certification

The maker of ACT mouthwash is asking a Florida federal judge not to grant class certification to a proposed class action lawsuit alleging that the company makes false claims by saying the mouthwash is capable of rebuilding tooth enamel. Chattem Inc. said… Read More »

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Ford Facing Class Action Over Mercury Mountaineer Tailgate

Ford Motor Co. is facing multiple class action lawsuits pertaining to the tailgates in their SUVs, such as the Mercury Mountaineer, alleging that the automaker allegedly knew that the tailgates were prone to cracking but didn’t disclose the potential problem, and moreover... Read More »

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Viagra Melanoma Researchers Say More Research Is Needed

Researchers published an article in the Journal of the American Medical Association supplement Internal Medicine in June, suggesting that Viagra can increase a person's risk of developing melanoma, though researchers are reluctant to make more concrete assertions. According to the Viagra melanoma paper, researchers found... Read More »

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Xolair May Increase Risk for Adverse Heart and Brain Events

Xolair (omalizumab) is a drug for treating asthma that is brought on by allergies. Approved in 2003, it is an injectable medication for patients aged 12 and older whose asthma symptoms are not responding to inhalable asthma drugs. For patients, it has... Read More »

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Xarelto Side Effects Lawsuit Focuses on Hemorrhaging

An Illinois resident filed a Xarelto lawsuit against the drug maker Janssen Pharmaceuticals, alleging that the blood thinner caused severe internal bleeding and other serious side effects. Many Xarelto (rivaroxaban) users claim that the drug was intended to prevent blood clots after... Read More »

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Zithromax Study Explores Possible Negative Side Effects

A recent Zithromax study explores the connection between the popular antibiotic Zithromax (called Z-Pak or ZMax) and possible side effects such as a heart attack or other cardiac event, and the number of Zithromax lawsuits filed across the country are rapidly growing.... Read More »

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